Greece shaken up over UN and newly announced ECHR Visit

Namely, for the past two days, the UN representative is in Thrace speaking to the Turkish minority which is been referred by Athens as the “Muslim speaking” population – According to the Greek Government, “Muslim” is a language.

The Turks are a majority in Thrace and have decades old complaints of not being allowed to identify themselves as ethnic Turks.  The Greek Government does accept a ’muslim’ minority, without specifying their ethnicity.  The Turks and Pomaks are seeking autonomy for their region. >>>>>


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